Wrekin Hill Entertainment has acquired all North American rights to Donovan Marsh’s South Africa-set heist thriller iNumber Number.
Marsh wrote the screenplay about an undercover officer who takes part in a one-off heist to get back at corrupt superiors.
S’dumo Mtshali and Presley Chweneyagae star. Quizzical Pictures’ Harriet Gavshon, JP Potgier, Marsh and Mariki Van Der Walt produced and Nim Geva and Owen Kessel are the executive producers.
Wrekin plans a limited theatrical day-and-date release in spring and president and CEO Chris Ball and director of acquisitions Rene Cogan brokered the deal with Nate Bolotin and Aram Tertzakian for XYZ Films.
Universal recently picked up remake rights to the recent Toronto world premiere and Chris Morgan Productions and XYZ Films will produce.